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[poh-luh; Italian paw-lah]
  1. Pula.
  2. a female given name.
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Examples from the Web for pola

Historical Examples

  • They were sent from Ravenna, and the craft was wrecked off Pola.

    Charles Lever, His Life in His Letters, Vol. II (of II)

    Edmund Downey

  • The tartan touched at the harbour of Pola, called Veruda, and we landed.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • "It is the way of white people," said Pola, philosophically.

  • We never would have known of the famine in Tanugamanono if it had not been for Pola.

  • It was all true, as Pola had said, only they had been too proud to mention it.

British Dictionary definitions for pola


  1. the Italian name for Pula
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